Nasal fungal balls

Case contributed by Brendon Friesen
Diagnosis probable


Decreased conscious state

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Male

Multiple high attenuation rounded lesions within nasal cavity.

High attenuation bubbly material right maxillary antra.

Subcentimeter right ethmoid ivory osteoma.

Case Discussion

Incidental fungal sinusitis with nasal "fungal balls".

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